• Are big retailers trying to squeeze out Whole Foods?

      According to a report from Reuters, Amazon is facing an uphill battle when it comes to not only opening new Whole Foods locations, but also what they can provide in existing locations. Many big box retailers such as Target and Best Buy have leasing agreements with their stores’ property owners that can limit what other stores can do.

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    • Target offers free delivery while closing stores

      Retail’s favorite holiday is fast approaching, Black Friday. That time that used to announce the start of the Christmas shopping season the day after Thanksgiving, which has now even encroached into the holiday. In order to compete with online retailers that they’ve been losing ground to for years now, some stores are offering certain perks.

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  • Target to put the brakes on Christmas

    …. Well, one retailer has said it’s listening to its customers and is cutting back on Christmas. Target has announced that they are actually going to focus on Thanksgiving in their stores and delay the Christmas rush. The retail chain says they’ll be focusing on Thanksgiving meal preparation and entertaining during the Thanksgiving season. That’s…

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  • Brandemonium: SXSW-Inspired Event Takes Over Cincinnati | October 11-14

    … and many more. We created the entire concept to be similar to a SXSW experience, bringing the essence of brands to life and engaging the public. Brandemonium’s conference aspect will include keynotes, panels, and workshops to allow brands, retailers, agencies and marketing consultants to immerse attendees in all aspects of their brand. What sets…

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  • LBMA Podcast: Amazon, Google, Target

    … LBMA Podcast: Amazon, Google, Target September 29, 2017 by Asif Khan Leave a Comment Filed Under: On Location Welcome to This Week in Location Based Marketing, a weekly video podcast from the Location Based Marketing Association with Asif Khan and Aubriana Lopez. On the show: Amazon, Google, Zello app, Target, MappedIn, Neiman Marcus, Coca-Cola. …

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  • How Showroom Concept Stores Are Changing the Retail Industry

    … its website rather than selling inventory directly on-site. Target As one of the biggest retailers in the country, Target has the leeway to get creative with new shopping concepts. In 2015, the retailer opened a concept similar to what Nordstrom is trying today. A space in San Francisco was dubbed the Target Open House, serving as a laboratory…

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  • ‘Mobile Marketplace’ from Button and Ibotta Adds 30 New Brands

    … Ibotta and Button today launched a performance-based marketing platform that improves customer acquisition and mobile traffic. Mobile shopping app company Ibotta offers cash-back rewards to shoppers, and software-producer Button provides deep link connections within the Ibotta app. The new marketing platform extends the benefits that come…

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  • Insights: Ad Creative that Drives ROI on Facebook and Instagram

    … Running effective Facebook and Instagram advertising campaigns requires excellent marketing choices and ad creative. Choosing the right visuals, ad copy, and calls-to-action will offer you the best shot at achieving campaign performance goals. In the market, there’s a lot of hype out there about quick, easy success on Facebook – first off, don’t…

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  • Amazon’s Prime Day Brought Buyers to Other Brand Retailers As Well

    … Amazon’s Prime Day Brought Buyers to Other Brand Retailers As Well July 14, 2017 by Joao-Pierre Ruth Leave a Comment Filed Under: News The deals from this week’s Amazon Prime Day may be over, but the boost in consumer activity does seem to have extended beyond the house that Jeff Bezos built. In the afterglow of the annual shopping event…

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  • Street Fight Daily: Mobile Ad Spend Could Double by 2021, Snap Courts Big Advertisers

    …) Over the past year, publishers across the country have all beefed up their investment in newsletters, focusing not just on growing their audiences but on improving their design, making them more technologically sophisticated, visually rich and engaging. Target Plans to Introduce Its Own Smartphone Payment Service (Recode) Target will be following…

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